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  • Rock & Ride For Ricky fundraiser set for Saturday

    Rock & Ride For Ricky, a fundraiser for a DeKalb teen who received a heart transplant in April, will take place Saturday.
    July 17, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • Waterman Lions Club Summer Fest is today

    The Waterman Lions Club will host its 16th annual Summerfest and Antique Tractor and Truck Show with a farm tractor pull today at Waterman Lions Park, ...
    July 16, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • 18th Biking with Beanzie ride set for July 17

    The Kishwaukee Kiwanis Club will host its 18th annual Biking with Beanzie bicycle ride on Sunday. The ride is co-sponsored by KishHealth System, now p ...
    July 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Country music show to collect school supplies

    The eighth annual country music show to raise school supplies for disadvantaged local children will be from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Sunday at The House Cafe, 2 ...
    July 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kardboard Boat Regatta tops off Kingston Fest

    To kick off Kingston Fest on July 16, Hand in Hand will host the third annual 5K starting at Kingston Elementary School at 8 a.m.
    July 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Meet Me at the Fair on July 17

    Pay-It-Forward House has an autographed Chicago Cubs baseball and game tickets that can be won at Meet Me at the Fair.
    July 12, 2016 - 5:18 pm
  • Summer picnic for Sycamore History Museum members

    Come share your love of Sycamore history Tuesday, July 19, at the Sycamore History Museum’s potluck picnic.
    July 12, 2016 - 5:12 pm
  • Oak Crest hosts ice cream social

    DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest residents and staff invite the community to their annual Ice Cream Social at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 14, in th ...
    July 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Christian Senior Ministries sets dinner fundraiser

    Christian Senior Ministries will host its annual drive-thru dinner fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. July 21 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 26555 Brickville ...
    July 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • STEM Café program explores links between DNA, disease, treatment

    At the next STEM Café, “The Human Blueprint,” Northern Illinois University Associate Professor of Biology Rick Johns will explore the latest scientifi ...
    July 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Family Fun Day set for July 14 at Sycamore History Museum

    The Sycamore History Museum will kick off its Family Fun Day program at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 14.To ...
    July 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Ellwood House hosts presentation on historic Lincoln Highway

    The Ellwood House Museum will welcome Roads Scholar speaker Kay Shelton July 15 for a special presentation about Lincoln Highway.
    July 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society hosts brown bag

    Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society and Museum, 622 Park Ave. in Genoa, will host a Brown Bag Lunch from noon to 1 p.m. July 13.
    July 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Two-time snow sculpture champion, local artist to speak at museum's brown bag lunch program

    Lyn Bute, one of the “Faces of Sycamore” and well-known artist, will be taking time to talk to local residents about the history of his work in the Sy ...
    July 3, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Baie reunion set for Sunday

    The 95th annual Baie Reunion will take place Sunday, July 10, at Resource Bank, 102 S. Indian Road in Shabbona.
    July 2, 2016 - 11:21 pm
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